Art MFA with an emphasis in Visual Communication

Virgil Scott, Graduate Coordinator for Visual Communication (UCD), 214-752-9009; Virgil.Scott@tamuc.edu

Requires at least 60 semester hours.

Master of Fine Arts in Art with an emphasis in Visual Communication - Option II Non-Thesis

Research capstone (7 semester hours required)
ARTS 595Research Literature & Techniques3
ARTS 552Master of Fine Arts Exhibition in Visual Communication4
Required Courses (41 semester hours)
ARTS 540Studio 1 Creative Method4
ARTS 541Stud 2 Design Educatio4
ARTS 542Studio 3 Winning Audiences4
ARTS 543Studio 4 Cross-Cultural4
ARTS 545Studio 6 Thesis Topic4
ARTS 546Studio 7 Design Grant4
ARTS 547Studio 8 Design Tchg4
ARTS 548Exhibition Development4
ARTS 549Studio 9. User-centered Design Experience3
ARTS 550Studio 10. Ideation, Process and Product3
ARTS 551Studio 11.Creative Promotion and Innovation 13
Required Support Courses (12 semester hours)
ARTS 507History of Graphic Design3
ARTS 508History of Advertising and Consumerism3
ARTS 502Design Teaching Methods3
ARTS 506Design Teaching Environment3
Total Hours60